New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1911. Item #03880
First American Edition of The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes
In the Original Glassine Wrapper
POTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes. New York: Frederick Warne & Co., .
First American edition. Twelvemo (5 3/8 x 4 1/16 inches; 137 x 103 mm.). 84, , [1, blank] pp. Color frontispiece and twenty-six color plates (included in pagination). Black and white vignette on title-page.
Original dark green boards ruled and lettered in white on front cover and lettered in white spine. Color pictorial label (measuring 2 5/8 x 2 1/4 inches; 67 x 57 mm.) on front cover within a blind arch-shaped panel outlined in blind. Color pictorial endpapers (Quinby Plate X). Minimal rubbing to lower corners and spine extremities. A near fine copy in the original (slightly chipped) glassine wrapper.
Quinby 20a. Linder, p. 429 (UK edition).